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Montpelier Exempted Village School District Income Tax (March 2012)

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A Montpelier Exempted Village School District Income Tax measure was on the March 6, 2012 ballot in the Montpelier school district area which is in Williams County.

The measure was approved

  • YES 1,007 (56.99%)Approveda
  • NO 760 (43.01%)[1]

This measure sought to replace the current school income tax with one set at a rate of 1.25 percent for an ongoing amount of time in order to further pay for current expenses in the school district.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall the existing tax of three-quarters percent (0.75%) on the school district income of individuals and estates imposed by the Montpelier Exempted Village School District be replaced by a tax of one and one-quarter percent (1.25%) on the earned income of individuals residing in the school district for a continuing time, beginning January 1, 2013, for the purpose of current expenses if the new tax is not approved, the existing tax will remain in effect under its original authority, for the remainder of its previously approved term[3]

References

  1. Williams County Board of Elections, March Election Results
  2. Williams County Board of Elections, March Questions and Issues List
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.